Olympus DS-3400 Digital Voice Recorder

Olympus DS-3400 Digital Voice Recorder

Olympus DS-3400 Digital Voice Recorder

B&H # OLDS3400 MFR # 142025
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Product Highlights

  • SD/SDHC Memory Cards
  • DS2 Format
  • 157 Hours Recording Per 1GB
  • Voice Activation
  • Backlit LCD
  • Built-In Microphone
  • Mac & PC Compatible
  • DSS Player Software
  • Device Lock
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  • 1Description

The Olympus DS-3400 Digital Voice Recorder is well suited to the dictation needs of professionals and students alike. Intuitively design, featuring centrally located buttons and a backlit LCD that supports multiple languages, the DS-3400 is easy to operate. The recorder features three programmable buttons for your individual needs. And because it records to SD/SDHC memory cards, your experience gets even more user-friendly, making for effortless transfer and storage of data; there's even a 1GB SD card included to get you started. After recording, the DSS Player software helps retrieve, distribute, and edit all your files.

The DS-3400's DS2 format allows for highly compressed files that have superb sound quality. Other special functions include the ability to make a verbal comment, voice activation, and a device lock for keeping data secure. Recorder firmware is available and programmable for increased options and functionality. The DS-3400 provides quality recording and useful functions for those who need a recorder they can depend on.

Device lock function with password to keep your data secure
Push button operation that's intuitive, quiet, and simple to operate
The DS-3400 comes with one 1GB SD card for recording and storing data
Records to SD/SDHC memory cards for easy storage and transfer of data
Encryption and decryption of dictation and document files sent over Internet
Recorder firmware can be programmed for extended options and functionality
Three programmable buttons to customize the DS-3400 to your specific needs
The LCD supports a number of languages including English, French, and Spanish
Uses DSS Player software for uncomplicated retrieval and distribution of recordings
Records with DSS Pro (DS2 format) for superb sound quality and highly compressed file size
Verbal comment function for instant search and play back of verbal comments using the DSS Player software
In the Box
Olympus DS-3400 Digital Voice Recorder
  • DS-3400 Digital Voice Recorder
  • 1GB SD Card
  • Case
  • USB Cable
  • DSS Player Pro Software Dictation Module
  • License ID
  • 2 x AAA Batteries
  • Instruction Manual
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Type Digital
    Mode Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Recording Format DS2 (Digital Speech Standard Pro)
    Bit-Rate Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Sample Rate Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Recording Time HQ Mono: 77 Hours
    SP Mono: 157.8 Hours

    per 1GB

    One-Click Recording No
    Voice Activated Recording Yes
    Microphone Type Internal Mono
    Pickup Pattern Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Frequency Response 200 Hz - 7 kHz

    In QP Mode

    Speaker Yes
    Display Size/Type LCD Backlit
    Equalizer Settings Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Indicators Power, Low Battery, Recording
    Battery Type 2 x AAA
    Internal Memory None
    Compatible Memory Cards SDHC

    Up to 16GB

    Connectors 1/8" mini Female In
    1/8" mini Female Out
    USB Not Specified By Manufacturer
    System Requirements Windows 2000, XP, Vista 
    Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 2 x 4.5 x .7" (50.80 x 114.30 x 17.78 mm)
    Weight 3.7 oz (105 g)
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.5 x 6.2 x 2.6"

    Olympus DS-3400 Digital Voice Recorder Review

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